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Joseph T Ball

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Jamaica
Death: 1840
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States
Immediate Family:

Husband of Mary Montgomery Ball
Father of Mary Montgomery Ball; Joseph T Ball; Lucy Montgomery Ball; Martha Violet Ball and Hannah Burdine Ball

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About Joseph T Ball

"Joseph Ball, was born in Jamaica, and was of one-half or one-quarter African descent. He seems to have been the descendant of British nobility and one of their slaves. After moving to Boston about 1790, Joseph Ball Sr. helped found the African Society there in 1796. About two years later the couple married. His wife, Mary Montgomery Ball was white, the daughter of Charles and Mary Drew."

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Joseph T Ball's Timeline

1800
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1804
February 21, 1804
Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States
1807
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1811
1811
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1840
1840
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States
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Jamaica